Monthly Archives: December 2010

10… 9… 8…

The countdown had been underway for days.  Every day we would ask our daughter how many days until Christmas vacation.  Every day, she would immediately tell us.  Monday night, we went to bed – excited – knowing that the countdown … Continue reading

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24 Hour Snapshot

In the past 24 hours, our daughter has: Attended a Christmas party at school Taken the bus home Enjoyed pizzz-and-movie night at home Spent hours on holiday crafts, and Taken a walk in some unexpected sleet, then snow Her life … Continue reading

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Who She Is…

This morning it was 15 degrees.  For those who live up North, this is not unusual.  Down South, it causes some to simply be unable to function.  Dress properly and prepare make it no big deal in my book. Anyway, … Continue reading

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Leaving the World a Better Place- Really

Parents and politicians talk about leaving the world a better place for their children than they found it.  My daughter is 5.  I’m pretty sure we will fail in that mission if something isn’t done to improve the future now. … Continue reading

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Mommy’s Birthday

Today is my wife’s birthday.  Happy Birthday, Darling! As our daughter grows up, her ability to understand events like birthdays has increased dramatically.  At first, all presents were for her and there was little understanding of the reason behind the … Continue reading

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Christmas Cookies

Today our daughter had a cookie making/ baking party with a couple of friends and three aunties, two of whom came in from out of town for the event.  The actual event is over and the friends have headed home. … Continue reading

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